The Preference Hotel Yixing (Yixing Preference jiudian) is located on the shores of Lake Taihu. This five-star hotel offers rooms and suites, all of which are equipped with flat-screen TVs, mini-bars, safes and Internet access. This Yixing hotel houses 16 function rooms and one ballroom, suitable for a range of events, as well as a business center which offers secretarial services including fax and photocopying. A range of inhouse dining options includes restaurants serving Cantonese, Changzhou, Yixing and international cuisines. The hotel also features a lobby lounge and 24 private dining rooms are available. For recreation, guests may make use of the fitness center and swimming pool which overlooks Lake Taihu. There's also a beauty salon and a spa center.